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The New Hampshire Retirement System plays an important role in the long-term economic security of the state’s public employees, teachers, police officers, and firefighters. For more than 50 years, we have been committed to providing secure retirement benefits and superior service.

What's New

NHRS 2022 Legislative Update

06/28/2022
  • Retirees
  • Employers
  • Members

Seven bills related to RSA 100-A were enacted by the New Hampshire Legislature during the 2022 session and signed into law by the Governor.



HB 1535: Eligible Retirees to Receive One-time Payment of $500

06/23/2022
  • Legislation
  • Retirees

Legislation enacted in 2022 will provide a one-time $500 payment to more than 23,000 eligible retirees or beneficiaries receiving a benefit from NHRS.



HB 1587: Average Final Compensation Calculation for Certain Group II Members

06/20/2022
  • Members

Legislation enacted in 2022 will modify the calculation of compensation paid in excess of the full base rate of pay under the definition of Average Final Compensation for Group II (Police and Fire) members who commenced service prior to July 1, 2011, and who had not attained vested status prior to January 1, 2012.



HB 1221: One-time Employer Contribution Reimbursement

06/17/2022
  • Legislation
  • Employers

Legislation enacted in 2022 will require the State of New Hampshire to reimburse 7.5 percent of local employer contributions to NHRS made in fiscal year 2022 for Group I teachers and Group II police and fire members.